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Creative Ways to Sneak More Fruits and Veggies into Your Diet

Posted about 12 days ago by April S

Posted in Cooking, Home and Garden, eBooks and Audiobooks, Nature and Travel and New Books and Movies | Tagged with beverages, cookbooks, fruits, fruits and vegetables, gardening, green vegetables, healthy eating, healthy eating, natural foods, nutrition, recipes, roasted vegetables, vegetable recipes, vegetables and veggies

Includes fun facts, tips and books on cooking, gardening, juices and smoothies. Everything you need to start integrating more fruits and vegetables into your daily diet.

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Longing for April Showers to Get the Gardens Going!

Posted 3 months ago by Amy H

Posted in Cooking, Home and Garden and Nonfiction | Tagged with companion planting, edible plants, flowers, fruit culture, fruits, gardening, gardening handbooks, gardens, growing fruits & vegetables, herbs, kitchen gardens, organic gardening, planting, vegetable gardening and vegetables

Find inspiration with these colorful and informative gardening guides.

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Small-Space Gardening

Posted about 1 year ago by Jessica H

Posted in Arts, Crafts and Hobbies, Cooking, Home and Garden, Nature and Travel and Nonfiction | Tagged with balcony gardening, container gardening, gardening, gardening with kids, patio gardening, small space gardening and urban gardening

Small-Space Gardening is an activity everyone can enjoy with just a little creativity! With specialized small-space garden kits available commercially at local home stores for do-it-yourselfers, this can be done in even the smallest spaces with some ingenuity.

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Permaculture From The Ground Up: Sustainable Gardening Practices

Posted over 3 years ago by Linda K

Posted in Cooking, Home and Garden, Nature and Travel and Nonfiction | Tagged with climate change, environment, gardening, gardening, global warming, organic gardening, permaculture, plants, sustainability, sustainable agriculture and urban farming

Permaculture is one of the hottest words in gardening, taking organic to the next step.

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